What Metrics to Track (and What Not to Track)
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What Metrics to Track (and What Not to Track)

Business owners who succeed in meeting their goals have one common thread: They all track their progress toward their goals. Here are the metrics and data you should track to realistically measure performance, and what you can safely ignore.

Good News for Quickbooks Users: Automatic Dashboards, Forecasting, and More!
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Good News for Quickbooks Users: Automatic Dashboards, Forecasting, and More!

We’ve launched several new features that make the LivePlan Dashboard even better. If your business uses Quickbooks Online or Xero, LivePlan can now automatically create a business dashboard in seconds, create printed and PDF reports for board meetings and presentations with your own branding, and automatically create your budget and forecast.

How Data Can Shape Your Marketing Strategy
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How Data Can Shape Your Marketing Strategy

Using data to make marketing decisions is essential to growing revenue and having a stable business. That doesn’t mean data is easy, but it does mean that any business can use data to develop and implement better marketing campaigns.

Do Visuals Really Trump Text?
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Do Visuals Really Trump Text?

We’ve all sat through that horrible presentation that’s nothing but bullets in 10 point font. Here’s why you should include visuals in your presentations, and how it can make them more persuasive and effective.